Entries by Shar Steed

From Passions to Projects: How interest in design and art led to computing research

When Julia Woodward began her first year at the University of Florida, she did not know that her interests in design, art, and computing would ultimately merge to form an exciting path in computing research. During an introductory meeting for the Digital Arts and Science major, several professors gave presentations on  their work and research interests. Julia was particularly intrigued by the work of Dr. Lisa Anthony, whose research focuses on child-computer interaction. Julia reached out to Professor Anthony who agreed to advise her in research.

Professional Development Workshop for Teaching-Track Faculty

PhD granting departments have recently hired or are planning to hire teaching track faculty to help deal with increases in undergraduate enrollment.  CRA-E is organizing a workshop on “Professional Development Workshop for Teaching-Track Faculty” held on February 21 in conjunction with SIGCSE 2018.